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The Wartime Memories Project - The Great War - Day by Day

10th October 1917

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There are:16 articles tagged with this date available in our Library

  These include information on officers service records, letters, diaries, personal accounts and information about actions during the Great War.

Remembering those who died this day.

  • Pte. Walter James Broad. East Surrey Regiment 9th Battalion Read their Story.
  • Pte. Oliver Bullman. Essex Regiment 2nd Btn.
  • Cpl. James Carrigan. M.M. Durham Light Infantry 10th Btn. Read their Story.
  • L/Cpl. Charles Marshall. York and Lancaster Regiment 9th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Cpl. William Murphy. Australian Field Artillery 13th Bde. Read their Story.
  • Gunner Ewart Payne. 40th Brigade 130th Battery
  • Fireman Edward George Perkins. H.M.S. Bostonian Read their Story.
  • Pte. Walter Andrew Smith. Essex Regiment 2nd Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. Alfred James Steadman. Royal Warwickshire Regiment 16th (Service) Btn. (3rd Birmingham)
  • Pte. Stanley Lucas Tarry. Suffolk Regiment 11th Btn.
  • Pte. Todd Wilson. Yorkshire Regiment 6th Battalion Read their Story.
  • Pte. Charles Wood. Devonshire Regiment 9th Btn.

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